Lead Java Developer

Recruiter
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Location
London
Salary
Market rates [negotiable]
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Contract

Lead Java Developer

Ref. LON0000MV

Location: London

Duration: 4 months [initially]

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY:

Sopra Steria is urgently recruiting for an Lead Java Developerto provide an expert level of software development skills capable of building software for systems of any size and complexity and achieve customer satisfaction criteria through management of a team.

On client's instructions, due to the urgency, nature and length of the assignment, the successful candidate must have current security clearance to a high level.

The post holder will work through Sopra Steria Recruitment for Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, providing one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings on the market: consulting, systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To produce component designs and specifications of any size and complexity.
  • To produce integration test strategies, integration test plans and manage integration testing.
  • To undertake estimates for the creation and development of the full range of complex IT solutions and to ensure the estimates are achievable.
  • To implement change control procedures.
  • To maintain and develop a high level of knowledge, skill and competencies in software development for an extensive range of systems development project types.
  • To be responsible for liaison with other phases or projects and external teams to ensure integration of technical solutions.
  • To ensure that appropriate software configuration management processes for deliverables within the context of the phase are implemented.
  • To report team's progress and issues to the Project Manager in a timely manner. In particular, to relay issues that might impact on quality or the ability to deliver to timescales or estimates.
  • To identify and communicate potential risk areas to the Company and the customer.
  • To identify and manage risk in his/her business activities and take responsibility for reporting risks in a timely, open and appropriate manner.
  • To carry out audits and participate in technical walkthroughs of other team members' components, test plans and results.
  • To promote and contribute to a body of knowledge in the application of technology to addressing business issues.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

  • Expert level JAVA 6 required.
  • Ability to demonstrate and work in an Agile way.

DESIRABLE SKILLS

Oracle 11G, Subversion, Spring Framework, Hibernate Framework, XML, PL/SQL, Junit, Jenkins, Hudson, Maven, Ant, Artifactory, Rational Clearquest, WebLogic, TOAD, SOAPUI, IDEs - Eclipse, Intellij

London based would be preferred for this role.

On client's instructions, due to the urgency, nature and length of the assignment, the successful candidate must have current security clearance to a high level.

The post holder will work through Sopra Steria Recruitment for Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, providing one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings on the market: consulting, systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services.

Sopra Steria Recruitment: 2016 Winners of the APSCo Awards for Excellence for Recruitment Company of the Year >GBP50m Turnover and Recruiter's Investing in Talent Awards.